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German Shorthaired Pointer
Bred in Germany, this breed was developed to be an all-purpose gun dog, capable of pointing, flushing, and retrieving game.
They are known for their intelligence, athleticism, and eagerness to please.
This breed is an excellent choice for active families who enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, running, and swimming.
The German Shorthaired Pointer is a loyal companion and an enthusiastic hunter, making them a great addition to any home.
With their strong work ethic and eagerness to learn, they make excellent family pets and are sure to bring joy and companionship to their owners.
German Shorthaired Pointer Breed Facts
Height (Adult): Male: 56 to 66cm Female: 53 to 61cm
Weight (Adult): Male: 20 to 25kg Female: 18 to 23kg
Life Expectancy: 12 to 14 years
Temperament: Intelligent, Friendly, Energetic, Loyal, and Adaptable
If you think your German Shorthaired Pointer is likely bored – here’s some tips for you to understand if this is the case and what you may want to do.
Statistics show 1 in 5 German Shorthaired Pointer owners don’t regularly walk their dogs which can result in health problems in the long term. See our guide to a range of ways to keep them healthy.
Making a decision on spaying or neutering your German Shorthaired Pointer – have a good read of the things you need to consider.